At meeting of board of management of protection of surrounding environment in the Nikolaev area officials summed up the work results for the first quarter of this year. As reports the Ministry of protection of surrounding environment, in Nikolayevshchina specially by Day of environment which is celebrated on April 18, 588,9 hectares of new forest plantings, 35 parks of 37,6 hectares are created, is liquidated 761 spontaneous garbage dumps, 391 places in area are ordered. 199 km of a coastal zone are cleared of garbage, clearing of 88 water sources is carried out. Besides, 67 792 trees and 18 881 bushes are planted, 5 525 hectares of new lawns and flower beds are created. In total in actions for improvement of the territory 108 570 participants, took part in the regional center - over 27 thousand.